Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso says the club is buzzing ahead of their Champions League quarterfinal with Galatasaray.

Xabi admits winning the European Cup has everyone inside the locker room excited.

"Here at Madrid we are all looking forward to the Champions League, and to be able to make the final. But before that there are still several stages and Wednesday is the first, playing at home. We want to get a good result and I am sure it will be a good game with a great atmosphere," said Xabi.